Paul Hastings Adds Privacy and Data Security Thought Leader
New York, NY (June 6, 2013) - Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that
“Privacy and data security issues are becoming increasingly important in the global business community and are front and center with government regulators and policy-makers,” said
“It is an honor to be welcoming such a leader in the privacy and data security field to Paul Hastings,” said
Mr. Schwartz is a leading international expert on information privacy, data security, and information law. He continues to teach at UC Berkeley School of Law, where his courses include one of the nation’s pioneering courses in information privacy law. His scholarship focuses on how the law has sought to regulate, shape, and limit information technology. Mr. Schwartz has written important papers on a broad range of topics including European Union privacy regulations, cloud computing, governmental data mining, federal preemption of state privacy laws, and the different legal definitions of “personal information.” He has testified before Congress and served as an advisor to the Commission of the European Union and other international organizations. He assists numerous corporations with regulatory, policy, and governance issues relating to information privacy.
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